From the Cornell Courses of Study
COM S 100 Introduction to Computer Programming
Fall, spring, summer. 4 credits.
An introduction to elementary computer programming concepts. Emphasis
is on techniques of problem analysis and the development of algorithms
and programs. There are two versions of the course. Both provide adequate
preparation for COM S/ENGRD 211. Both versions are offered every semester.
This web page is for Course CS100J --the J standing
for Java. There will be 11 weeks in which Java will be used and two
weeks of Matlab.
Click here for information about CS100M
(M standing for Matlab) and alternative courses.
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Expected outcomes of Com S 100
(1) Basic understanding of object-oriented and procedural
aspects of programming, as expressed in Java.
(2) Fluency in Java --able to write programs using
classes and subclasses, as well as assignments, conditionals, and
(3) Knowledge of the basic API classes and their specifications.
The three prelims are 7:30--9:00PM, on Thursday 24 Feb., Thursday
17 March, and Tuesday 19 April.
The final is in period 5: Friday, 13 May, 12:00--2:30, Barton East.
Please make sure you have nothing else planned at these times.